State to use COVID-19 money for gun-violence prevention
By Pat Eaton-Robb Jun. 28, 2021 02:37 PM EDT
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont announced Monday that he is earmarking $5 million in federal COVID-19 relief money to fight gun violence and fund crime-prevention...
Editorial Roundup: Iowa
By The Associated Press Jun. 28, 2021 10:00 AM EDT
Quad-City Times. June 9, 2021. Editorial: It’s time to step up Unfortunately, the people of Davenport have become...
Gun violence tests limits of urban crime prevention groups
By Dave Collins Jun. 24, 2021 08:31 AM EDT
Biden targets law-breaking gun dealers in anti-crime plan
By Colleen Long And Jonathan Lemire Jun. 23, 2021 05:19 AM EDT
Biden pushes effort to combat rising tide of violent crime
By Colleen Long, Jonathan Lemire And Michael Balsamo Jun. 22, 2021 04:30 PM EDT
Texas joins list of states dropping permit rules for guns
By Lindsay Whitehurst And Jim Vertuno Jun. 17, 2021 03:05 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: New York
By The Associated Press Jun. 16, 2021 02:45 PM EDT
Newsday. June 9, 2021. Editorial: Plan for MTA goes off track For a brief moment, there seemed to be a path forward...
Hours after 4 killed in Chicago, 5 more hurt in shooting
By Don Babwin Jun. 16, 2021 10:31 AM EDT
Rash of mass shootings stirs US fears heading into summer
By Kathleen Foody Jun. 12, 2021 04:42 PM EDT
Crime leads voter concerns as NYC mayoral primary approaches
By Karen Matthews And Michael R. Sisak Jun. 11, 2021 01:00 AM EDT
California appeals court ruling upending assault weapons ban
By Don Thompson Jun. 10, 2021 04:21 PM EDT
'People are scared' as gang activity fuels Portland violence
By Sara Cline Jun. 10, 2021 01:02 AM EDT
After mass shooting, new gun tax falls short in California
By Adam Beam Jun. 03, 2021 08:59 PM EDT
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California Assembly on Thursday failed to pass a bill that would have raised taxes on handguns and ammunition. ...
Editorial Roundup: New York
By The Associated Press Jun. 02, 2021 02:54 PM EDT
Albany Times Union. June 2, 2021. Editorial: Stop the gunfire The gun violence Albany is experience this year is part...
Chicago police encouraged by drop in homicides in May
By Don Babwin Jun. 01, 2021 01:28 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Ohio
By The Associated Press May. 31, 2021 09:00 AM EDT
Cleveland Plain Dealer. May 30, 2021. Editorial: Honor our fallen but also remember those who mourn them still, or still feel the guilt ...
Authorities ID 8 victims of California railyard shooting
By Jocelyn Gecker And Martha Mendoza May. 26, 2021 04:11 PM EDT
Here’s what teens, adults say about addressing gun violence
By Isabelle Taft, The Sun-Herald May. 22, 2021 03:49 PM EDT
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — One by one, Gulfport Councilwoman Ella Holmes-Hines asked the children gathered around her what they want to be when they grow up. ...
Minneapolis mayor: After year of reckoning, time for change
By Amy Forliti May. 20, 2021 05:46 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Missouri
By The Associated Press May. 18, 2021 12:52 PM EDT
Kansas City Star. May 17, 2021. Editorial: Missouri voucher bill will hurt public education. Does that help low-income kids? ...